StatisticEast ClevelandOhioNational
Population density (sq mi)5,64328891
Median age43.939.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)32%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%42%43%
Speak English97%93%79%
Speak Spanish1%2%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in East Cleveland is 1859% higher than Ohio
  • The median age in East Cleveland is 12% higher than Ohio
  • In East Cleveland 6.56% of the population is White
  • In East Cleveland 90.27% of the population is Black
  • In East Cleveland 0.20% of the population is Asian

Compare East Cleveland, OH Demographics


      East Cleveland population breakdown by race

      RaceEast ClevelandOhioNational
      American Indian0.38%0.19%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.35%2.57%3.06%
      Other race0.24%0.85%4.75%
      In East Cleveland, 0.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      East Cleveland age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The East Cleveland, OH demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).